SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

OVERVIEW

  • ABC1 Audience -High Net Worth individuals
  • Award winning productions (recipient of an Irish Times Theatre Award –2013)
  • Database of 6,500 email addresses and 3,000 mobile telephone numbers
  • Local/Regional 4 Province/International audience
  • Local/National/International media presence
  • Business to Business networking opportunities
  • 1,000 opera lovers to attend Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte (2016)
  • 500 music lovers –concert & recitals
  • 500 school children, teachers and parents attending the education performance
  • Creation of c.50 seasonal jobs

LISMORE OPERA FESTIVAL 2016

  • Two performances of Mozart’s much loved comic masterpiece Cosi fan tutte on Friday 3 and Saturday 4 June 2016 in the stable yard at Lismore Castle
  • Afternoon recitals in two of the most beautiful historic houses in the area, Cappoquin House and Salterbridge House
  • 500 school children will attend our dress rehearsal performance as part of our ‘Schools Education and Audience Development Programme’
  • A great culinary experience with a fantastic summer menu and specially selected wines to enjoy under canvas in the romantic castle garden
  • Fringe events which will take place in various venues around the town of Lismore

2016 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

  • Lismore Opera Festival Sponsor-€10K (Opera & Recitals)
  • Lismore Opera Festival Performance Sponsor -€5K (Friday or Saturday night)
  • Lismore Opera Festival Schools Education -Audience Development Programme -€5K

Other Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Lismore Opera Festival Chamber Orchestra -€3K
  • Lismore Opera Festival Maestro/Conductor -€1K
  • Lismore Opera Festival Cast members -€500

LISMORE OPERA FESTIVALSPONSOR -€10K (OPERA & RECITALS)

Benefits:

  • Acknowledgement and branding on all LOF marketing materials as Festival Sponsor incl. social media and direct marketing campaign
  • Announcement at beginning of each performance –Welcome on behalf of LOF sponsor
  • Branding on LOF website
  • Opportunity for sponsor and guests to meet members of the cast –photo opportunity
  • Colour advertisement in Opera programme
  • Branding in festival hospitality marquees, entrance to auditorium and throughout the castle gardens

Plus:

  • 10 x seats at performance of Mozart’s feisty opera Cosìfan Tutte (3 or 4 June 2016)
  • Reserved seating for group
  • Complementary Opera Programme for each guest
  • 3 course Al Fresco dining in the Castle Gardens (under canvas)
  • Glass of bubbles on arrival and 5 bottles of wine (pre-booked) to accompany your meal
  • Full page colour advertisement in Opera programme
  • Pop up branded signage at event

LOF PERFORMANCE SPONSOR – €5K (FRIDAY OR SATURDAY NIGHT)

Benefits:

  • Acknowledgement and branding on all LOF marketing materials as Festival Sponsor incl. social media and direct marketing campaign
  • Announcement at beginning of each performance –Welcome on behalf of LOF sponsor
  • Branding on LOF website
  • Opportunity for sponsor and guests to meet members of the cast –photo opportunity
  • Colour advertisement in Opera programme
  • Branding in festival hospitality marquees, entrance to auditorium and throughout the castle gardens

Plus:

  • 10 x seats at performance of Mozart’s feisty opera Cosìfan Tutte (3 or 4 June 2016)
  • Reserved seating for group
  • Complementary Opera Programme for each guest
  • 3 course Al Fresco dining in the Castle Gardens (under canvas)
  • Glass of bubbles on arrival and 5 bottles of wine (pre-booked) to accompany your meal
  • Full page colour advertisement in Opera programme
  • Pop up branded signage at event

LOF SCHOOLS EDUCATION -AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME – €5K

Benefits:

  • Acknowledgement and branding on all LOF marketing materials as Festival Sponsor incl. social media and direct marketing campaign
  • Branding on all materials sent to participating schools in advance of the performance
  • Branding on LOF website and teacher/pupils online resource
  • Announcement at beginning of each performance –tonight’s performance is sponsored by X
  • Opportunity for sponsor and guests to meet members of the cast –photo opportunity
  • Colour advertisement in Opera programme
  • Branding in festival hospitality marquees, entrance to auditorium and throughout the castle gardens

Plus:

  • 4x seats at performance of Mozart’s feisty opera Cosìfan Tutte on Friday 3 June 2016
  • 10 x reserved seating on Thursday 2 June 2016 at the School’s Education –Audience Development Performance

LOF CHAMBER ORCHESTRA – €3K

Benefits:

  • Acknowledgement and branding on all LOF marketing materials as Festival Sponsor incl. social media and direct marketing campaign
  • Branding on LOF website
  • Opportunity for sponsor and guests to meet members of the orchestra –photo opportunity
  • Colour advertisement in Opera programme

Plus:

  • 4x seats at performance of Mozart’s feisty opera Cosìfan Tutte on Friday 3 June 2016
  • 10 x reserved seating on Thursday 2 June 2016 at the School’s Education –Audience Development Performance

LOF MAESTRO/CONDUCTOR – €1K

Benefits:

  • Branding on LOF website
  • Opportunity for sponsor and guests to meet the Maestro/Conductor –photo opportunity
  • Colour advertisement in Opera programme

Plus:

  • 4 x seats at performance of Mozart’s feisty opera Cosìfan Tutte on Friday 3 June 2016

LOF CAST MEMBERS -€500

Benefits:

  • Branding on LOF website
  • Opportunity for sponsor and guests to meet the Maestro/Conductor –photo opportunity
  • Colour advertisement in Opera programme

Plus:

  • 4 x seats at performance of Mozart’s feisty opera Cosìfan Tutte on Friday 3 June 2016

To support the Lismore Opera Festival, for more information or to discuss the opportunities available, please get in touch with Festival Director, Jennifer O’Connell on +353 (0)85 8015 413 or info@lismoreoperafestival.com